Crocheted Scrappy Blanket

This is a long time in the making, a year to be accurate. I got bored of the blanket in the summer. I also end up doing more outdoorsy things during the warmer months. Anyway, the blanket. I had left overs from other projects, the temperature blanket, the chevron blanket, mood scarf, my granny square…

Short Stories

Recently I have started reading more short stories, doing daily writing challenges, and attempting to find other ways to be creative in life.  I have my cooking, the garden/yard, crocheting and knitting… I know I know. I just often times feel like I have not yet found that “thing” that really lets me release my…

Rattlesnake Ledge

I am rediscovering what it is like to be healthy, strong and able to do the things I want to do. Last week,  12 weeks after my surgery, I took a hike with my favorite four legged friend, Jazzy. This is a great hike, quick and works up a sweat on the trek up.  Ok,…

Lentil Dahl

Ok, so there was this delightful picture of lentils and chickpea crepes I saw on Instagram at some point. I do not recall who posted it and I could not find it again, but it sent me on a hunt to find a Lentil Dahl recipe to go with chickpea cakes or crepes.  I also…

Spicy Peanut Soup

African Peanut Soup – Keek’s Style   Ok, so I’ve made this multiple times and LOVE it. I was not lying when I said this is going to become a new favourite of mine.  Here are the Ingredients:  6 cups of vegetable broth  1 medium onion , chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced (you can find…

Turmeric Wellness Shots

Happy New Year 2019! Did you have too much fun over the holidays? Want something to just help boost your immune system and cleanse you a bit? Make yourself some Wellness Shots (and possibly not eat or drink that much)! They are less expensive to make and simple if you have a good blender. I…